Allocate Software plc

Allocate Software plc

August 12, 2009 06:45 ET

Allocate Software Announces Aberystwyth University as the First Welsh University to Select pFACT, its Higher Education Project Costing Solution

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Aug. 12, 2009) - Allocate Software plc (AIM:ALL), the leading provider of workforce optimisation solutions, announces that Aberystwyth University has selected pFACT to manage its research projects more efficiently and effectively. The solution will help improve effectiveness, provide maximum return on investment, and integrate with other systems across the university to ensure fEC ("full economic costing") requirements are achieved.

Tegid Edwards, Deputy Director of Finance, Aberystwyth University commented: "We selected Allocate Software for its expertise and track record in project costing tools for the education sector. We were impressed by the costing functionality available with the pFACT solution and look forward to integrating it with our existing systems."

The University has over 7,000 registered students, including over 1,100 postgraduates across 17 academic departments. Aberystwyth is the 39th University to select pFACT, the fEC project management costing and financial appraisal solution for higher education research establishments.

After careful consideration of several solutions, Aberystwyth University selected pFACT for its low cost, ease of use and single uniform database.

Commenting on the announcement, Ian Bowles, Allocate Software's CEO said: "We are delighted Aberystwyth University has chosen our pFACT solution to manage its research projects. This is our first Welsh University to choose the solution. We have a very strong installed customer base of over 50 Higher Education customers across the UK which includes some of the leading universities and we hope to build our customer base in Wales in the future."

About Allocate Software

Allocate Software plc is the leading workforce optimisation software applications provider for world-wide organisations with large, multi-skilled workforces. With over 18 years' experience, they ensure customers can match operational demands with workforce supply. Using MAPS, Allocate Software's workforce optimisation software application, organisations can deploy the right people and right skills, to the right place at the right time. With Corporate headquarters in London, regional offices in the UK, USA, Australia and Malaysia, Allocate Software provide services and support to an international customer base across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Founded in 1991, Allocate Software plc is listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange ("ALL"). Please visit for further information.

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